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What is the average duration in the hospital if for someone with an aaa?
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Dr. Oliver Aalami
Surgery - Vascular
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In brief: Depends on Approach
Elective AAA surgery can be done "open" or via "endovascular" means.
If the anatomy of the aneurysm is amenable to an endovascular approach, patients typically go home the day after surgery with groin incisions. If an open aneurysm repair is required, the hospital stay is typically between 4 and 10 days. If either of the above is done in an emergency / AAA rupture setting, the stays are longer.

In brief: Depends on Approach
Elective AAA surgery can be done "open" or via "endovascular" means.
If the anatomy of the aneurysm is amenable to an endovascular approach, patients typically go home the day after surgery with groin incisions. If an open aneurysm repair is required, the hospital stay is typically between 4 and 10 days. If either of the above is done in an emergency / AAA rupture setting, the stays are longer.
Dr. Oliver Aalami
Dr. Oliver Aalami
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Dr. Kevin Nolan
Surgery - Vascular
In brief: Duration AAA
With open AAA usually 6-8 days.
With endovascular AAA an overnight stay is usual.

In brief: Duration AAA
With open AAA usually 6-8 days.
With endovascular AAA an overnight stay is usual.
Dr. Kevin Nolan
Dr. Kevin Nolan
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Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
Surgery - Vascular
In brief: Depends
Open AAA repair in otherwise healthy young patient will require around one week in the hospital but for endovascular repair the stay is typically 24 hours.

In brief: Depends
Open AAA repair in otherwise healthy young patient will require around one week in the hospital but for endovascular repair the stay is typically 24 hours.
Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
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